Bridge Repair to Close Portion of Southbound Business 85

January 25, 2016 at 11:11 am
The South Carolina Department of Transportation District 3 bridge crew plans to repair the bridge deck on southbound (headed toward Greer/Greenville) Interstate 85 Business over the Norfolk Southern railroad in Spartanburg County.This repair is expected to begin at 8 a.m. today and continue through 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31.

Southbound I-85 Business will be closed beginning at Asheville Highway and reopen at New Cut Road. Traffic will be detoured to US-176 to I-85 South, to I-26 East, and back to I-85 Business South. Asheville Highway will remain open and only the southbound on-ramp to I-85 Business will be closed.

Motorists are advised to expect congestion and to avoid the area if possible. All road work is dependent on weather.